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From TheJournal.ie Irish TV show among Twitter accounts hacked with Nazi slogans Spat

Irish TV show among Twitter accounts hacked with Nazi slogans

The hackers were supporters of the Turkish president in an ongoing row with the Netherlands and Germany.

From TheJournal.ie 'Broken character' ... 'repugnant falsehood': Netherlands-Turkey diplomatic crisis deepens War Of Words

'Broken character' ... 'repugnant falsehood': Netherlands-Turkey diplomatic crisis deepens

In a dramatic escalation of the crisis Turkey has said it is suspending high-level relations with the Hague.

From TheJournal.ie Dutch PM says he won't apologise to Turkey over escalating diplomatic row Diplomatic Dispute

Dutch PM says he won't apologise to Turkey over escalating diplomatic row

A diplomatic dispute between the two countries continues to worsen.

From TheJournal.ie "They are the vestiges of the Nazis": Turkey president slams Dutch over foreign minister ban European Union

"They are the vestiges of the Nazis": Turkey president slams Dutch over foreign minister ban

An upcoming referendum in the Netherlands if passed will increase Erdogan’s power.

From TheJournal.ie Trump team knew Michael Flynn might register as foreign agent Security Adviser

Trump team knew Michael Flynn might register as foreign agent

However, the White House said Trump himself wasn’t aware.

From TheJournal.ie Merkel calls for cool heads after Turkish President accuses Germany of 'Nazi practices' What Did You Say

Merkel calls for cool heads after Turkish President accuses Germany of 'Nazi practices'

Merkel’s office rejected the comparison as “absurd and out of place”.

From TheJournal.ie US immigration reportedly 'bars' Syrian cinematographer from travelling to the Oscars The White Helmets

US immigration reportedly 'bars' Syrian cinematographer from travelling to the Oscars

The filmmaker said he had received a US visa but his passport wasn’t accepted.

From TheJournal.ie Renewed appeal for missing woman whose car was found on Bray promenade Esra Uyrun

Renewed appeal for missing woman whose car was found on Bray promenade

It is now six years since the 34-year-old mother went missing from her home in Clondalkin.

From TheJournal.ie This photo of an assassination is the controversial winner of the World Press Photo award The Face Of Hatred

This photo of an assassination is the controversial winner of the World Press Photo award

As bullets started to fly, Burhan Ozbilici captured the image of the gunman standing over his victim.

From TheJournal.ie Putin apologises after Russian air strike accidentally kills three Turkish soldiers Friendly Fire

Putin apologises after Russian air strike accidentally kills three Turkish soldiers

Russian and Turkish authorities appear keen to move on after today’s airstrike.

From TheJournal.ie Turkish police detain 400 suspected members of Islamic State Terrorism

Turkish police detain 400 suspected members of Islamic State

Some of the people detained are suspected of planning attacks.

From TheJournal.ie All staff evacuated as police negotiate with armed man in Turkish hospital Istanbul

All staff evacuated as police negotiate with armed man in Turkish hospital

It is believed that the man is a patient at the hospital’s psychiatric unit.

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May signs €117m fighter jet deal with Turkey Failed Coup

Theresa May signs €117m fighter jet deal with Turkey

The British Prime Minister is seeking to boost trade with the country post-Brexit.

From TheJournal.ie "You must do something for the children of Syria" - 7-year-old Bana writes open letter to Trump Syrian Conflict

"You must do something for the children of Syria" - 7-year-old Bana writes open letter to Trump

The Syrian child came to prominence by describing life in besieged Aleppo.

From TheJournal.ie Istanbul nightclub attack: Gunman 'confesses' to crime Reina Nightclub

Istanbul nightclub attack: Gunman 'confesses' to crime

The alleged gunman was detained by authorities late last night.

From TheJournal.ie Shannonwatch asks Shane Ross why 'plane on way to Nato air base' was allowed to stop in Ireland Miami Air

Shannonwatch asks Shane Ross why 'plane on way to Nato air base' was allowed to stop in Ireland

The Department of Transport has contacted Miami Air about the “circumstances surrounding this flight”.

From TheJournal.ie The number of migrants entering Europe by sea dropped massively in 2016 Migrant Crisis

The number of migrants entering Europe by sea dropped massively in 2016

Data from EU border agency Frontex suggests the number of migrants entering Europe via two main routes dropped by two-thirds to 364,000 in 2016.

From TheJournal.ie 'This psychopath is going to kill us': How people survived the Istanbul nightclub massacre Terror Attack

'This psychopath is going to kill us': How people survived the Istanbul nightclub massacre

People hid in bathrooms, and even a freezer, to avoid the gunman.

From TheJournal.ie Two attackers killed after car bomb explodes near Turkish courthouse Izmir

Two attackers killed after car bomb explodes near Turkish courthouse

A policeman and court worker were also killed in the blast, according to local media reports.

From TheJournal.ie Police have identified the man responsible for the Istanbul nightclub massacre - minister New Year's Attack

Police have identified the man responsible for the Istanbul nightclub massacre - minister

Mevlut Cavusoglu did not name the attacker or give any further details.

From TheJournal.ie 'There was blood everywhere and broken glass' - Survivors recall horror of Turkish nightclub attack Islamic State This post contains videos

'There was blood everywhere and broken glass' - Survivors recall horror of Turkish nightclub attack

CCTV footage of the suspected attacker has now been been released.

From TheJournal.ie Massive manhunt underway for shooter who killed 39 people in Turkish nightclub Islamic State

Massive manhunt underway for shooter who killed 39 people in Turkish nightclub

The so-called Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

From TheJournal.ie Irish people in Istanbul advised to 'avoid crowded areas and exercise extreme caution' Travel Advice

Irish people in Istanbul advised to 'avoid crowded areas and exercise extreme caution'

It follows a shooting at a nightclub last night.

From TheJournal.ie Turkey search for terrorist who killed 39 during New Year celebrations Istanbul

Turkey search for terrorist who killed 39 during New Year celebrations

Irish citizens in Istanbul are advised “to remain very vigilant” and to avoid crowded areas, especially “those frequented by foreigners”.

From TheJournal.ie Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire Shelling

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire

Rebels involving in fighting this morning are not covered by the ceasefire.

From TheJournal.ie Truce from midnight: Syrian army and opposition to down weapons War

Truce from midnight: Syrian army and opposition to down weapons

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin announced the deal, saying the Syrian regime and “main forces of the armed opposition” had signed on.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you still eating leftovers? NOM NOM NOM This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you still eating leftovers?

Turkey, ham, brussel sprouts, stuffing … get it in.

From TheJournal.ie Russia and Turkey 'have agreed to a Syria ceasefire plan' Peace Talks

Russia and Turkey 'have agreed to a Syria ceasefire plan'

The ceasefire is expected to begin at midnight tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: What's the best part of Christmas dinner? This post contains a poll

Poll: What's the best part of Christmas dinner?

So much to choose from.

From TheJournal.ie Bosco shares favourite Christmas food, songs and a special message for all the boys and girls Fun

Bosco shares favourite Christmas food, songs and a special message for all the boys and girls

Bosco loves turkey, but knows a very smelly one that wouldn’t be tasty.

From TheJournal.ie Panicking about Christmas dinner? These recipes for turkey and two tasty side dishes could be a lifesaver Best Laid Plans

Panicking about Christmas dinner? These recipes for turkey and two tasty side dishes could be a lifesaver

The shops are still open – these simple recipes could yet save Christmas!

From TheJournal.ie Isis has released a video in which they apparently burn Turkish soldiers alive Syria

Isis has released a video in which they apparently burn Turkish soldiers alive

The 19-minute video shows two uniformed men being hauled from a cage before being bound and torched.

From TheJournal.ie It's over: Assad has finally retaken full control of Aleppo's charred ruins Syrian Civil War

It's over: Assad has finally retaken full control of Aleppo's charred ruins

The battle lasted nearly four and a half years, turning the city into a worldwide symbol of bloodshed and devastation.

From TheJournal.ie "I fear for my brothers and for my parents": Seven-year-old who tweeted from Aleppo Bana Al-Abed

"I fear for my brothers and for my parents": Seven-year-old who tweeted from Aleppo

Bana al-Abed was one of thousands of people evacuated.

From TheJournal.ie 'A provocation' - Putin vows to fight 'terrorism' after Russian ambassador shot dead by policeman Ankara

'A provocation' - Putin vows to fight 'terrorism' after Russian ambassador shot dead by policeman

Andrei Karlov died of his wounds after the shooting in an Ankara exhibition centre,

From TheJournal.ie 22-year-old assassin of Turkey's Russian ambassador was a policeman Andrey Karlov

22-year-old assassin of Turkey's Russian ambassador was a policeman

The attack came after days of protests in Turkey over Russia’s role in Syria.

From TheJournal.ie Thirteen dead and dozens injured in bombing in Turkey Kayseri

Thirteen dead and dozens injured in bombing in Turkey

Television pictures showed bus reduced to a smouldering wreck by the impact of the blast, as wounded were taken to ambulances.

From TheJournal.ie Government to give Goal almost €4m following investigation into financial irregularities Foreign Aid

Government to give Goal almost €4m following investigation into financial irregularities

Money had been withheld while the charity’s operations in Turkey and Syria were investigated.

From The42 'There are Kenyans so easily allowed to represent European countries... It takes away from the race' Issue This post contains videos

'There are Kenyans so easily allowed to represent European countries... It takes away from the race'

Irish sporting icon Sonia O’Sullivan was critical of the IAAF following the latest controversy relating to eligibility rules.